Firm Morals, Frequent Recurrence to Fundamentals, & Freedom

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Liberty Alerts, Virginia Declaration of Rights

No free government or the blessings of liberty can be preserved to any people but by a firm adherence to justice, moderation, temperance, frugality and virtue, and by frequent recurrence to fundamental principles

Source: Virginia Declaration of Rights, Article 15, June 12, 1776.

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